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German GP MotoGP 2022: Bagnaia smashes his record and Aleix Espargar stands up

Pecco Bagnaia dominated the third MotoGP free practice in Germany. He smashed his own record set the day before. Up to five competitors fell from


Pecco Bagnaia dominated the third MotoGP free practice in Germany. He smashed his own record set the day before. Up to five competitors fell from 1:20. Aleix is ​​in the fight.

temperatures rose, but they were still ‘cool’: 28 degrees in the air and 35 on the asphalt. The forecast says that they will go up.

There was a lot of variety in the tire testing at the start of the session. It was time to look for different configurations.

Fabio Quartararo started with a slight run off the track in the first angle. He was able to control his Yamaha.

Framework Bezzecchi suffers a strong fall in curve 12, at the beginning of the descent of the waterfall.

Aleix Espargar continued with the new fairing. I used it on Friday and convinced him. He said that he gives her more stability. Maverick Viales also carries it. The one from Granollers went a bit long at turn 1, touched the gravel, but didn’t lose balance.

Pol Espargar He rolled despite severe pain in his ribs as a result of his second fall on Friday.

Lex Rins also continued in competition. His operated left wrist makes him see the stars when braking and he must decide whether to cause a drop or not.

Joan Mir He was already wearing new tires with 16 minutes to go. “It was my best Friday, I had fun again,” he released. The weather was good, but she was not going to be worth it. She must improve it.

Aleix made it clear: on his first attempt he could already break Bagnaia’s record from the previous day. In the next one he ran into Morbidelli in the last angle, hindered him and despite everything he lowered him a few thousandths. The stewards were going to investigate the incident.

Quartararo, who has some flu, ascend and a lot. But more did Bagnaia and Martín. The two were already down at 1:19.

Jorge cut and Zarco went into the pits when Pecco arrived. The Italian pulverized all the records and was already 1:19.765. Amazing. The key is that the tire softer it is even more so than that of previous courses.

Mir was getting better. He pushed so hard that he went wide at the end of the straight. But he had been able to climb.

However, everyone saved a set of tires for the final five minutes.

Aleix replied by staying 64 thousandths from Bagnaia. Opposite pole.

lex mrquez fell at turn 9 and was condemned to the playoffs.

Quartararo had problems… with the visor of his helmet. She was trying to put it on, but she couldn’t. She had to go to the pits, changed her helmet and came back to rehearse the start. In 2021, he suffered because a monkey was opened.

Nakagami also went to the ground at turn 1. He was on the edge, but he got lucky and passed.

Thus, they passed: Bagnaia, Aleix, Miller, Zarco, Martn, Quartararo, Mir, Marini -which was no better than Friday-, Nakagami and Viales. To Q1: Oliveira, Bezzecchi, Di Giannantonio, Pol, Brad Binder, Gardner, Rins, Bastianini, Dovizioso, Darryn Binder, Bradl, Morbidelli, Lex Márquez and Ral Fernández.

In Moto3, Izan Guevara continued to dominate and broke the track record. Sergio García Dols also fixed his situation. Thus, the top 14 were occupied by: Guevara, Sasaki, Muoz, Ogden, Suzuki, Garca, Yamanaka, McPhee, Foggia, Masi, Kelso, Migno, Holgado and Tatay. They will go to the playoffs: nc, Rossi, Fellon, Nepa, Ortol, Moreira, Artigas, Adrin Fernndez or Ana Carrasco.